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US court sentences student Dharun Ravi to 30 days jail


May 21st, 2012 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Brunswick (New Jersey), May 21 (IANS) Indian-American student Dharun Ravi will serve a 30-day jail term beginning May 31.Sentencing the former Rutgers New Jersey State University student on bias ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi seeks webcam spy case dismissal


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 2 (IANS) Lawyers for an Indian American student found guilty of bias crimes for spying with a webcam on his roommate having an intimate encounter with another ... Read more...

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Accused of cheating MBA student hangs herself


April 24th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 24 (IANS) A MBA student Tuesday committed suicide by hanging herself in her hostel room in the Amity University Pachgaon here after a teacher accused her of cheating ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi found guilty in webcam spying case


March 16th, 2012 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 16 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi has been found guilty of the most serious charges for spying on his roommate, Tyler Clementi, having a gay sexual ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi sent messages to roommate on night of suicide


March 8th, 2012 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 8 (IANS) Indian American student Dharun Ravi apparently tried to make amends with his estranged roommate after spying his sexual encounter with another man with a webcam, ... Read more...

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Dharun Ravi’s roommate monitored his Twitter account


March 7th, 2012 - 10:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Two days before his death, Indian American Student Dharun Ravi's roommate suspecting Ravi had spied on him began closely monitoring Ravi's Twitter account, visiting it 38 ... Read more...

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Mystery man testifies in Dharun Ravi’s trial


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 3 (IANS) A mystery man known only as MB testified that he had sexual relations with a student in Rutgers university dorm room on the two nights ... Read more...

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Witness testified against Indian-American to escape charges: Defence


February 29th, 2012 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 29 (IANS) Indian American Dharun Ravi urged other students to spy on his roommate's gay date, a New Jersey court was told as defence suggested a key ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad student kills self at home


December 29th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Dec 28 (IANS) An Amity University student pursuing his Master's degree in business administration committed suicide in Ghaziabad by shooting himself from the revolver of his father, police said ... Read more...

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Indian American prefers trial in webcam spy case


October 21st, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 21 (IANS) A former Indian American student accused of using a webcam to spy on his roommate's encounter with another man is set to go on trial ... Read more...

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Leighton Meester buys new $1.5 million mansion


September 30th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) 25-year-old Hollywood star and singer Leighton Meester has reportedly bought a house in Los Angeles for $1.5 million. The Gossip Girl star reportedly bought the house ... Read more...

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Amanda Knox may be acquitted


September 7th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Perugia, Sept 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American student Amanda Knox may be acquitted, some criminal experts predict. On Wednesday, the Italian judge handling the case threw out a petition for a fresh DNA ... Read more...

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Lawyer wants charges dropped against Indian-American student


August 12th, 2011 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 12 (IANS) Lawyers for an Indian-American student accused of spying on his roommate's same-sex liaison with a webcam have asked a court to drop charges against him, saying ... Read more...

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Indian American student pleads not guilty to hate crime


May 24th, 2011 - 10:42 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 24 (IANS) An Indian American student accused of driving his roommate to suicide by secretly streaming his dorm-room tryst with another man pleaded not guilty to a ... Read more...

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‘The Roommate’ a total dud (IANS Movie Review)


April 24th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Roommate"; Cast: Leighton Meester, Minka Kelly, Cam Gigandet; Director: Christian E. Christiansen; Rating: *There are some movies so filled with every known cliche and camera angle in its genre ... Read more...

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‘New Jersey Housewife’ Teresa Giudice ‘punched in face in bar brawl’


March 30th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): It has emerged that the Real Housewives of New Jersey's Teresa Giudice was allegedly punched in the face during a bar brawl while vacationing with the cast in ... Read more...

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Houston mum jailed after 20-month-old toddler gets drunk on Four Loko


March 19th, 2011 - 1:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 19 (ANI): A mother from Houston has been arrested after her 20-month-old daughter was found drunk on Four Loko. She has also been charged with child endangerment.Police were called to ... Read more...

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Man held for stabbing two friends


February 21st, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Two days after a man attacked two women, including his girlfriend of four years after the couple fell out and then tried to commit suicide, the assailant ... Read more...

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Management aspirant hangs self


February 16th, 2011 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Noida, Feb 15 (IANS) A 25-year-old man preparing for Common Admission Test (CAT) - the gateway to pursue MBA in Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) - committed suicide by hanging himself from ... Read more...

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‘The Roommate’ tops Super Bowl-sapped weekend box office


February 7th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): 'The Roommate', starring Leighton Meester, has topped the Super Bowl-sapped weekend grossing an impressive 15.6 million dollars.The Cameron-produced 3-D flick 'Sanctum' followed second with 9.2 million dollars, reports ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber Joins Dana Carvey On “Saturday Night Live”


February 6th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The ardent followers of "Saturday Night Live" were waiting eagerly for the new set of gigs and surprises this week. With Dana Carvey as the host ... Read more...

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I had bruises all over my body after filming violent catfight: Minka Kelly


February 5th, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 05 (ANI): Actress Minka Kelly has revealed that she was left with marks on her skin after filming a catfight scene with her co-star Leighton Meester for their forthcoming flick ... Read more...

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Leighton Meester Speaks About Her Role In “The Roommate”


February 5th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Highly anticipated Christian E. Christiansen directed movie "The Roommate" hit the silver screen on Friday. Though the movie received mixed response from the critics and the ... Read more...

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Whoopi Goldberg opens up about her drug addiction


February 4th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): Actress Whoopi Goldberg has, while co-hosting her talk show 'The View', opened up about the disturbing moment in her life that convinced her to quit drugs at ... Read more...

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When Kangana stayed at Delhi University hostel


February 2nd, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) She never went to college, but Kangana Ranaut got the chance to enjoy campus life when she stayed in a Delhi University hostel to prepare for her role ... Read more...

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Rutgers University Repudiates Any Fault For The Tragic Suicide Of Tyler Clementi


December 24th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 24, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 18-year-old Tyler Clementi was the student of the Rutgers University at Piscataway, who had perpetrated suicide subsequent to the broadcast online by his roommates of ... Read more...

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Gay student’s parents may sue Rutgers University


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 23 (IANS) The parents of a Rutgers University student, who committed suicide after his Indian-origin roommate allegedly broadcast online his sexual encounter with another man, have filed notice that they ... Read more...

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“Hangover Helpers” to clean up post-party houses!


November 29th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Colorado, Nov 29 (ANI): A couple of graduates from the University of Colorado have started a business called the "Hangover Helpers", which cleans houses after parties and also delivers breakfast for 15 ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student linked to suicide case never transmitted gay-sex video, says lawyer


November 1st, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 1 (ANI): The lawyer for an Indian origin student in New Jersey university who has been charged with invasion of privacy for secretly filming gay-sex footage of roommate Tyler ... Read more...

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Indian-origin US student linked to suicide case withdraws from New Jersey college


October 30th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 30(ANI): A 18-year-old Indian origin American student has dropped out of a New Jersey college after being accused of driving another student to suicide by broadcasting his same-sex encounter ... Read more...

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Bert from ‘Sesame Street’ suggests he may be gay


October 26th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Rumours have circulated for years, but now 'Sesame Street' character Bert has finally come out of the closet and hinted he is gay.On the official Twitter page for ... Read more...

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J-Woww turns down $40k Playboy offer for ‘a better opportunity’


October 21st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, 0ct 21 (ANI): 'Jersey Shore' star Jenni (J-Woww) Farley has turned down a reported 40,000 dollar offer to pose nude for the Playboy magazine for 'a better opportunity'."I am not ... Read more...

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Hayden Panettiere to Star as Amanda Knox in Lifetime Movie


October 15th, 2010 - 2:37 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 14 (THIANDIAN NEWS) Hayden Panettiere, from the movie ‘Stripes’ and the television series ‘Heroes’, is all set to play the part of Amanda Knox, the girl who was convicted ... Read more...

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Minka Kelly: Sexiest Woman Alive 2010


October 13th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): American actress Minka Kelly has been named the Sexiest Woman Alive for the year 2010. And this is quite an achievement for a girl who has ... Read more...

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Minka Kelly named ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’ by Esquire mag


October 12th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): Actress Minka Kelly has been named Esquire magazine's Sexiest Woman Alive for 2010.In the November issue of the magazine, the 'Friday Night Lights' star talks about her transition ... Read more...

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